BFH Falcons View

May 17-21, 2021

“You can be comfortable or courageous but you cannot be both!”

Have a great week! Mrs. Orr, Mr. Shudra, Mrs. Williamson, & Mr. Spady

Weekly Schedule Quarter 4

Monday, May 17 Temporary Online Learning

BFH Admin meeting 7:15 a.m.

Instructional day #18 of 45 (40% complete)

Advanced Placement Computer Science Principles Exam 8 a.m.

Advanced Placement Statistics Exam 12 p.m.

Scholarship & Awards meeting 1:30 p.m. room 182


Tuesday, May 18 Temporary Online Learning

Parent Teacher Conference bookings close 9 a.m.

Leadership Speaker Series Professional Development 10 a.m.

Technical Theatre meeting @11:40 a.m.

Athletic Council virtual meeting 3:15 p.m.

Instructional Supports Team virtual meeting 3:30 p.m.

Young Women in Trades & Technologies Virtual Mentorship Series 5 p.m. https://www.careersnextgen.ca/event/ywitt-empower-hour/

School Council Meeting 6 p.m. Google Meet Code: meet.google.com/ykw-nspe-yxo


Wednesday, May 19 Temporary Online Learning

Metro Athletics meeting 9:30 a.m.

Finance Principal transition meeting 11 a.m.

S.C.O.R.E. (Student Council On Race Education) meeting @11:40 a.m.

EIPS Leadership virtual meeting 1 p.m.

Parent Teacher Conferences 4:45-7:45 p.m.


Thursday, May 20 Temporary Online Learning

Board of Trustees Meeting 10 a.m.

Spectrum-GSA club meeting at 11:40 a.m.

Advanced Placement Art and Design Digital Portfolio & Computer Science Principles Digital Portfolio due 10 p.m.


Friday, May 21 School Closure Day

Valedictorian 2021

Please join us in congratulating Jenna Nieman on being selected Valedictorian for the graduation class of 2021. Jenna currently has an academic average of 99.2%. Another great representative of the Facey Experience!


"Throughout these three years I have had the pleasure of getting to know many of my fellow classmates and teachers. I have participated in numerous activities with the school, including AP courses, open houses, and being the school’s representative for TeamUp Science. This upcoming fall I am looking forward to attending the University of Toronto for engineering. In my spare time I really enjoy playing hockey with my friends and reading physics books." -Jenna Nieman

Provincial Skills Canada Participants!

Congratulations to all the Facey Students who participated in the annual Skills Canada competitions!


Alexis Fraser- Joinery

Samantha Keef-Neis- Joinery

Owen Cole- Cabinet Making

Trey Gist- Welding

Scott Reynolds- Carpentry

Conner Mihaichuk- IT Network Systems Administration

Emma Gamache- Photography

Victoria Harrison- Baking

Student Parent Teacher Conference bookings OPEN

Conference times are limited to 10 minutes to allow teachers to meet with as many families as possible. Conferences will take place virtually through Google Meet on May 19 from 4:45-7:45 p.m. We recognize this is a busy time of year for all families, we request families adhere to the scheduled meeting times. Should further discussion be required, please contact the teacher directly to schedule a separate meeting or phone call.


Please use the link or see the PDF document below for step-by-step instructions. We will close the bookings program on May 18 at 9 a.m. We look forward to connecting with you!


1. Click link to begin process: https://www.schoolinterviews.ca/code?code=mhdm5

2. Event Code: mhdm5

School Council Meeting (last meeting of the year)

Tuesday, May 18 @ 6 p.m. Google Meet Code: meet.google.com/ykw-nspe-yxo


School Council supports and provides the opportunity to advise administration and school board on matters relating to the school and education. School Council is made up of parents, staff, students and community members. Participants have the opportunity to hear reports from the school administration, student representatives, and committee of school councils' representative, as well as a report from the EIPS Board Chair, Trustee Boymook. Approved minutes https://www.bevfacey.ca/parents/parent-council


Proposed 2021-2022 dates (Start time 6 p.m.):

September 21, October 19, November 16

January 18, February 15, March 15, April 19, May 17

Bev Facey Virtual School Tour

Check out a virtual school tour and hear from our students about their Facey Experience!

Bev Facey Instagram

Official account for Bev Facey Community High. Home of the Falcons! #thefaceyway #trueblue

Student Transportation: 2021-22 registration open

Planning to use Student Transportation in the 2021-22 school year? All students who indicated needing transportation services through the returning student registration process are now registered. Families registered will receive tentative route schedules and invoices by the end of the month—fees are due June 30, 2021.


For those students who didn’t indicate needing transportation service through the pre-enrolment process and want to now register, simply contact EIPS Student Transportation at 780-417-8151 or email st@eips.ca. For more information about EIPS Student Transportation visit www.eips.ca/transportation.


Families can pay fees online using the PowerSchool Parent Portal. To pay in-person contact Student Transportation to make an appointment.

School Goals 2018-2022

GOAL 1: More students and families are connected and engaged in the school community.

(EIPS Priority 3, Goal 1)

GOAL 2: More students are engaged in their learning and achieve excellence.

(EIPS Priority 2, Goal 4)

GOAL 3: Students are empowered to become active citizens who exemplify the virtues of the Facey Way.

(EIPS Priority 2, Goal 1)

Bev Facey Twitter

Official account for Bev Facey Community High. Home of the Falcons! #thefaceyway #trueblue

KUDOS

  • Thank you Mrs. Orr & Mr. Launhardt for overseeing Advanced Placement exams!
  • Thank you Mrs. Williamson for organizing Grad activities!
  • Thank you Mr. Milne for organizing Artist & Photographer of the week!
  • Thank you Mrs. Orr & Mr. Shudra for completing the master schedule!

  • Thank you Mr. Ward for for organizing the Yearbook!

  • Thank you Mrs. Shepherd for organizing Grad Baby pictures!

  • Thank you Mrs. Murphy, Mrs. Shrimpton, Ms. Letby, & Ms. Giofu for organizing the student attendance, school fees and finance documents!

Important Dates 2021

May 24 Victoria Day- No School

May 26 Board of Trustees Meeting 10 a.m.

May 27 School Readiness Drill (Fire Drill)

May 31 BFH Feeder School Meeting 9 a.m.


June 2 Staff Meeting - Early Dismissal 2:14 p.m.

June 17 Board of Trustees Meeting 10 a.m.

June 21 National Indigenous People's Day

June 23-25 Graduation 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

June 25 Last day Semester 2

June 28 Staff Operational Day

Alexander Rutherford High School Achievement Scholarship

The Alexander Rutherford Scholarship is a non-competitive scholarship that recognizes and rewards the academic achievement of senior high school students and encourages them to pursue post-secondary studies. Value up to $2,500.


Apply once your official high school transcript marks are available after your grade 12 year and when enrolled in full-time post-secondary studies. Please see the chart regarding course requirements or contact your grade level administrator.

https://studentaid.alberta.ca/scholarships-and-awards/alexander-rutherford-scholarship/

Bev Facey Facebook

Home of the Falcons! #thefaceyway #trueblue

Bev Facey Website

Home of the Falcons! #thefaceyway #trueblue

Bev Facey Community High

Bev Facey Community High School was officially opened in the fall of 1981. It is home to almost 1030 students and is known for its diversity of programming, and excellent performing arts, athletics and diploma results.


Bev Facey's many programs foster a culture of acceptance, support, fair play and excellence. Academics, Athletics, Fine Arts, CTS Programs as well as numerous leadership opportunities all give students the opportunity to achieve excellence.